Still at work

We are still at work. Skitz is currently recording his lead vocal tracks. We hope to have everything done by the end of July as it will take the Mixing Engineer at least several weeks to mix this monstrosity, then he’ll pass it off to the Mastering Engineer. We should

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Where I learned Orchestration

Giving credit where credit is due, I wasn’t formally taught in Orchestration. I have however studied orchestration like a madman. The main two texts I read were Walter Piston’s (Harvard Professor) Orchestration and Hector Berlioz’s (French Romantic Composer) Treatise on Instrumentation. The latter book was updated in the 20th Century

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The Birth of Venus

Several months ago, I did an article on Cabanel’s Birth of Venus, which was my personal favorite of the set. As you know, I love Venus, as she’s the Goddess of Love and Beauty, two of the most important things in the world. A true Romantic of course should love

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